RCS, Play MPE enter global partnership


RCS and Destiny Media, provider of secure distribution of pre-release music to radio, announced a partnership to deliver new music to radio stations on five continents.

Under the agreement, RCS customers will receive access to streams, album cover artwork and other metadata from the RCS website branded as Musicpoint, which is tightly integrated into RCS’s Selector software. Through the Play MPE system, radio stations will be able to download broadcast quality versions of songs securely into directories accessible by RCS products.

Said Philippe Generali, President/CEO RCS: “With almost 187,000 tracks in the system and global agreements with the major labels, Play MPE is the right partner to securely supply new music to the thousands of stations worldwide that use Selector to schedule their music. Our software is currently being used in more than 100 countries and this announcement will help our clients get the new music faster with Destiny’s Play MPE service and Musicpoint.”